Power imbalances and inequality lie at the heart of the international development industry. But the Oxfam scandal shows that organisations mustn’t succumb to it.
Development agencies should consider nature and culture when creating strategies to alleviate global poverty.
In a changing and unsettled world, migration can be a greater-than-ever contributor to development for communities of origin, destination areas and for the migrants themselves.
Crossing a border entitles refugees to international protection, whereas internally-displaced persons remain the responsibility of national governments – often falling through the gaps as a result.
Understanding the rise and fall of development politics and long-term structural challenges in Afghanistan will provide an outline of how India can wield influence in a multipolar Central Asia.